Related documents


June 2023: Final report, He piki tūranga, he piki kōtuku (PDF, 17MB)

October 2022: Draft report, He mata whāriki, he matawhānui (PDF, 14MB)

September 2021: Interim report, Ārewa ake te Kaupapa (PDF, 2MB)

Additional material

Final report supporting documents

Accessible Word version of Final Report (DOCX, 1.2MB)

Submissions Summary Report (PDF, 528KB)

Technical Report (PDF, 1.4MB)

Accessible Word version of Technical Report (DOCX, 1.7MB)

Draft report supporting documents

Te Reo translation of draft report executive summary (PDF, 466KB)

Word version of draft report  (DOCX, 3.7MB)

Engagement Summary (PDF, 566KB)

Word version of Engagement Summary (DOCX, 1.2MB)

Interim report supporting documents

Ārewa ake te Kaupapa Executive Summary (PDF, 532KB)

Additional research commissioned by the Panel

Rangatiratanga, Citizenship and a Crown that is 'Māori too' Boldness and the Future of Local Government (PDF, 760KB)

Rethinking democracy – and why local government is the best place to start (PDF, 152KB)

Digital Futures: Democratising Digital and Data (PDF, 16MB)

Get Vocal in Your Local: Project Summary (PDF, 2.6MB)

How local government in Victoria (Aus) is using deliberative democracy, and what we can learn from this
(PDF, 468KB)

McGuinness Institute discussion paper – Future for Local Government Workshop (PDF, 1.4MB)

Four key points to the Panel of the Review into the Future for Local Government (PDF, 354KB)

Unlocking the potential of local government: Activating a wellbeing ecology, in place (PDF, 5.2MB)

Proactive releases

18 June 2021: Cabinet material related to the establishment of a Ministerial review into the future for local government (PDF, 2.6MB)